Amritsar train accident LIVE updates: 58 dead; Narendra Modi approves aid of Rs 2 lakh for kin of deceased

00:07 (IST) Army reaches spot for relief and rescue operation Video by Gursimran Singh/101Reporters [embedded content] 23:55 (IST) Train which mowed at least 61 reaches Ludhiana Amritsar-Howrah (Punjab) Mail that had run over many people in Amritsar city reached Ludhiana…

Live: Modi thanks Sheikh Mohammed for 'gracious' support for Kerala flood relief

6:00pm (GST) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has thanked His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai and UAE Vice President, for his gracious offer to support the flood affected Kerala: A big thanks to @hhshkmohd for…

India's Modi sees Kerala's plight as flood death toll climbs

KOCHI, India (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised the flood-ravaged state of Kerala more helicopters, boats and other equipment needed to evacuate tens of thousands of stranded people as he was given an aerial tour of stricken areas…

India's Modi sees Kerala's plight as flood death toll climbs

KOCHI, India (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised the flood-ravaged state of Kerala more helicopters, boats and other equipment needed to evacuate tens of thousands of stranded people as he was given an aerial tour of stricken areas…

Kerala floods: PM Modi inspects flood rescue effort

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has flown over some of the worst-hit areas of flooding in the southern state of Kerala that has killed 324 people. Mr Modi has also met senior state officials to discuss measures to deal with…

Kerala floods LIVE updates: Narendra Modi calls Pinarayi Vijayan, takes stock of situation ahead of his visit today

00:11 (IST) Death toll rises o 194; over 3.3 lakh people displaced since 8 August  According to the state disaster management authority, at least 194 people have lost their lives across the 14 districts of Kerala, since 8 August. The…

Kerala floods updates: Narendra Modi reaches Thiruvananthapuram, will take aerial survey of state tomorrow

00:11 (IST) Death toll rises o 194; over 3.3 lakh people displaced since 8 August  According to the state disaster management authority, at least 194 people have lost their lives across the 14 districts of Kerala, since 8 August. The…

Narendra Modi Says India Will Send a Manned Flight Into Space by 2022

(NEW DELHI) — India will send a manned flight into space by 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Wednesday as part of India’s independence day celebrations. He said India will become the fourth country after Russia, the United States and…

India's Modi Announces Space Mission, Health Scheme as Election Nears

[unable to retrieve full-text content] India’s Modi Announces Space Mission, Health Scheme as Election Nears  U.S. News & World Report Independence Day 2018: PM Modi’s speech underlines he’s acted with pace and purpose, impatient to do more  The Indian Express Fact-checking Modi’s…

India's Modi announces space mission, health scheme as election nears

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India will launch its first manned space mission by 2022 and roll out a health insurance scheme from September, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday in his last Independence Day speech ahead of next year’s…